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Michael Lips

Proposed federal act on rent payments during COVID-19 lockdown

Real Estate - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

The Federal Council recently submitted to Parliament a preliminary draft federal act on rent payments during the COVID-19 lockdown and opened the consultation procedure with the cantons, political parties and interested organisations.

Nina Goodyear

Security over intellectual property

Intellectual Property - United Kingdom
Taylor Wessing

Traditionally, lenders have taken security over the tangible assets of borrowers.

Teresa Polino

United States farewells Hong Kong's separate customs territory status – what's the impact on importers?

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

In view of the recent action taken by President Trump in an executive order regarding Hong Kong's status, US importers should prepare for increased risk exposure in US-Hong Kong trade.

Tim Clipstone

ODPA announces extension of exemption registration in Guernsey

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

Every controller and processor of data must comply with the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law 2017.

Lee Xin Div

Section 314 of Companies Act: court orders one-member extraordinary general meeting

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

A high court recently allowed a shareholder to convene a one-member extraordinary general meeting of a family-run company.

Adekunle Obebe

Legality of retaining travellers' passports on arrival in Nigeria amid COVID-19 pandemic

Employment & Immigration - Nigeria
Bloomfield Law

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria and the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 have issued guidelines and directives to curtail the further spread of COVID-19 and protect airport users.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany, Israel

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan